Mick Fanning, Nick Jacobsen, Antoine Albeau and Pierre-Louis Costes are "Athletes of the Year 2015" by SurferToday

Athletes of the Year 2015: Mick Fanning, Nick Jacobsen, Antoine Albeau and Pierre-Louis Costes

The winners of SurferToday’s “Athletes of the Year 2015” award have been named.

Sea riding had a exquisite intense year. The most skilled surfers, kiteboarders, windsurfers and bodyboarders have, once again, pushed the boundaries of water sports.

Drama, innovation, records, stunts, and

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